University News

UIS Recommendations on Computer Operating System Upgrades

On Sept. 20, 2016, Apple will release its latest version of its Mac OS, now called macOS, Sierra. UIS recommends that users do not upgrade until macOS has been tested and validated with all university systems and services.  Please check Supported Operating Systems and Known Issues for updates.

In the News: Football Game in Hawai'i a Homecoming of Sorts for Many Boxers

Saturday's game is part of a series of historic events in Hawai'i that have prompted the governor and Honolulu mayor to proclaim "Pacific University (Ore.) Week."

Pacific University (Ore.) Visits Hawai'i 'Ohana for Historic Week

Hawai'i governor, Honolulu mayor to proclaim Sept. 12-18 as "Pacific University (Ore.) Week"

In the News: Professor Connor Principe Weighs in on Ramifications of Recent Facial Attractiveness Study

The College of Arts and Sciences psychology faculty member cautions that care needs to be exercised by both those who report and read the study’s findings.

Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities to Conduct Comprehensive Evaluation of Pacific University Nov. 2-4, 2016

Representatives from the NWCCU will visit the university as part of its Year Seven Evaluation, a comprehensive review of the university’s compliance and accreditation standards.

Boxer Love Story: Luke Cleaver '97 and Tracy (Cowan) Cleaver '95

It was April 29, 1994. During their 8 a.m health class, Tracy with her usual blue ball cap pulled down over her sleepy eyes, was talking about going water skiing that afternoon with mutual friends, mostly fellow wrestlers. 

Professor Jim Flory Presents "The Thrill of Victory and the Agony of Defeat" in Cawein Gallery Sept. 6-30

Professor Flory's photography of the past three US Olympic Track & Field Trials comprises the opening exhibit of the 2016-2017  Kathrin Cawein Gallery of Art season. He will discuss his work during an opening reception at noon on Tuesday, Sept. 6.

In the News: Optometry Alumni Featured in AOA Focus Magazine

Seven Pacific University College of Optometry alumni appear in the latest edition of Focus, the magazine of the American Optometric Association.

Five Alumni to be Honored at Homecoming

Fran O'Brien '65, Jim Radcliffe '80, Bob Barrett '66, Michael Bridges PT '08 and Kaely Summers '08 will receive Pacific University Alumni Awards at a special ceremony Oct. 14 at Homecoming.

Summer Literacy Camp Pairs Fun & Reading For Local Children

A summer literacy camp put on by faculty and students in the College of Education's School of Communication Sciences & Disorders and School of Learning & Teaching provided rich — and fun — literacy activities for local children.